GUN How often do you go to the range?

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  1. geekboy

    geekboy Target Agent OT Supporter

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    I go at least once a week to get some trigger times.
     
  2. Dr. Fuckface

    Dr. Fuckface Wheelguns: when it absolutely, positively has to g

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    2-3 times a week.
     
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    once a week right now.
     
  4. Clusive

    Clusive Happiness is a belt-fed weapon.

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    Once a week.
     
  5. DaJMan

    DaJMan When i was young, i dreamed of being a baseball

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    try to go once a week... but if i miss one i shoot twice as much anyway
     
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    I don't go enough. It gets expensive having to buy the range ammo. I get free gun rentals but I have to use the ammo they sell. Once I get my own gun and can use my own ammo I'll go a lot more.
     
  7. geekboy

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    where do you guys purchase your ammos?
     
  8. geekboy

    geekboy Target Agent OT Supporter

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    The local shooting range/gun shop charged me $18 for a box of 50 rounds of S&W .40 :ugh:
     
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    I've been stocking up on wwb and remington umc from walmart.
     
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    I paid $13 for 50 rounds of 9mm. :wtc:
     
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    Once a month.
    blammo ammo .40 is $120/1000 from Atlanta Range & Gun
     
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    [DWI] Master of Nothing

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    not as often I would like, maybe once a month, need to get out a little more often.
     
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    That's a lot of fucking shooting.
    You compete?
     
  14. Sardaukar

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    At least once a week.
     
  15. geekboy

    geekboy Target Agent OT Supporter

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    do you buy ammos online or locally?

    Any good place to buy online?
     
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    ammoman
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    :dunno:
     
  17. geekboy

    geekboy Target Agent OT Supporter

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    thanks homie :cool:
     
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    some are better than others. ammoman is pretty good and has free shipping (or shipping included in the price).

    i've also found good results from outdoor marksman and sportsmans guide
     
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    When I have a job, once a week. Right now I'm going once every 4-6 weeks.
     
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    way not enough :hs:
     
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    Like 2-3 times a year, I'm so lazy to get all my shit together to go out there then come back and clean guns for a couple of hours, especially long guns.
     
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    Not yet. I plan on starting IDPA, SSR division in a couple weeks.

    Really, I just don't have much else to do besides work. I bought a membership at creekside, so I try to get my money's worth out of it. I'm just shooting .38 right now (probably do .40 in the near future), have bought two good sized batches of ammo from Wamlart and Dick's, and I'll be reloading the brass from that. That keeps expenses down.

    Maybe I don't go through as much ammo; each trip is usually between 100-300 rounds :dunno:

    Once I quit drinking, I found I had a lot more time and money on my hands. Hey, who knew? :hs:
     
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    last couple months,once a week
     
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    I've been trying to get to the range at least 1-2 times a week. I'm really enjoying shooting but don't like the cost of ammo.

    I've been picking up my ammo at either WalMart or Academy Sports. The price is about a dollar different with Academy being less.
     
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    I haven't been in over a month. But I guess I dumped enough ammo the last time to make up for it.
     

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